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Lie to Me: Grievous Bodily Harm

A old friend of Lightman's with a dicey record pulls him into a dangerous orbit, that of a criminal who wants to misuse Lightman's capabilities, putting stress on their friendship, his loyalty to his friend, as well as his relationship with Agent Reynolds. The Lightman Group also investigates homicidal threats that appear to be coming from a high school student.

Episode Info

Episode number: 2x5
Production Number: LTM-205
Airdate: Monday October 26th, 2009

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky 1) Nov 05, 2009
NL (RTL 5) Mar 19, 2010

  • Currently 9.1/10
9.1/10 (23 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Alex Stamm
As Jared
B.K. Cannon
As Stacey
J.R. Cacia
As Mr. Fitzgerald
James Frain
As McClellan
Jim Meskimen
As Otto Frankel
Lennie James
As Terry "Tel" Marsh
Spencer Garrett
As Mr. Anders
Main Cast
Tim Roth
As Dr. Cal Lightman
Kelli Williams
As Dr. Gillian Foster
Monica Raymund
As Ria Torres
Brendan Hines
As Eli Loker
Mekhi Phifer
As Ben Reynolds


The scene opens with Lightman telling a guy that he is lying. A big man tells Lightman that he is playing with them and Lightman is shot. Flashback before the incident to the Office of Lightman Group, Foster tells Lightman that a Sally Robinson from London is waiting for him. But it is a joke and Terry Marsh, Lightman’s old partner in crime and best mate is there. He tries to get Foster to go with them but Lightman tells Terry to leave it and come. Terry and Lightman are at a bar and they agree that all the things that happened in the past are the past. They enter a party and Terry wants Lightman to play Texas Hold em and win $12,000 back. Back at the office, Reynolds says that Terry is on the Scotland Yard’s watch list and is on the FBI’s when he is in the United States. Reynolds has to dig in Lightman’s past to get dirt on Terry to be able to protect Lightman’s future. ..

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